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The Resource Life in our universe, Laird Close, (videorecording)

Life in our universe, Laird Close, (videorecording)

Label
Life in our universe
Title
Life in our universe
Statement of responsibility
Laird Close
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Life in Our Universe reveals the cutting-edge research leading scientists to believe that life is not exclusively the domain of Earth. Taught by Dr. Laird Close, an award-winning Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics at The University of Arizona, these 24 mind-expanding lectures offer an unparalleled look at the subject of life and the mysteries that remain. Supported by stunning visuals, this course shares some of the most intriguing discoveries that the fields of astronomy, biology, geology, chemistry, and physics have to offer
Member of
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Taught by Professor Laird Close, The University of Arizona
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Close, Laird
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses. Science & mathematics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Planetary theory
  • Planets
  • Stars
  • Life on other planets
  • Universe
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Life in our universe, Laird Close, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 149 pages ; 19 cm).
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in course guidebook
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Common themes for all life on Earth
  • Origin of terrestrial life
  • Astrobiology--life beyond Earth
  • Has Mars always been dead?
  • Evidence for fossilized life from Mars
  • Could life ever have existed on Venus?
  • disc 3.
  • Liquid assets--the Moons of Jupiter
  • Liquid on Titan and Enceladus
  • Discovery of Extrasolar planets
  • disc 1.
  • Kepler Spacecraft's Planets
  • A tour of exotic alien Solar systems
  • Extraterrestrial intelligent life
  • disc 4.
  • SETI--The search for intelligent life
  • Fermi Paradox--where is everyone?
  • Space travel--a reality check
  • Terraforming a planet
  • Future of terrestrial life
  • Search for another Earth
  • Is there life elsewhere in our universe?
  • Bang! A universe built for life
  • A star is born--forming the Solar system
  • Early Earth and its Moon
  • Impacts--bringers of death ... or life?
  • Evidence of the first life on Earth
  • disc 2.
Control code
ocn837645866
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Full screen.
Extent
4 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598039313
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
523.1 L6262 ; XX-D ; SA ; 4DVD/1PM/1AW ; D04 ; S-7709 bag ; LAP ; V1306TC1.
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1898
  • ID1898A-01
  • PD1898A
  • PB1898A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 837645866
  • (Sirsi) 837645866
  • (OCoLC)837645866
System details
DVD ; full screen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Life in our universe, Laird Close, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 149 pages ; 19 cm).
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in course guidebook
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Common themes for all life on Earth
  • Origin of terrestrial life
  • Astrobiology--life beyond Earth
  • Has Mars always been dead?
  • Evidence for fossilized life from Mars
  • Could life ever have existed on Venus?
  • disc 3.
  • Liquid assets--the Moons of Jupiter
  • Liquid on Titan and Enceladus
  • Discovery of Extrasolar planets
  • disc 1.
  • Kepler Spacecraft's Planets
  • A tour of exotic alien Solar systems
  • Extraterrestrial intelligent life
  • disc 4.
  • SETI--The search for intelligent life
  • Fermi Paradox--where is everyone?
  • Space travel--a reality check
  • Terraforming a planet
  • Future of terrestrial life
  • Search for another Earth
  • Is there life elsewhere in our universe?
  • Bang! A universe built for life
  • A star is born--forming the Solar system
  • Early Earth and its Moon
  • Impacts--bringers of death ... or life?
  • Evidence of the first life on Earth
  • disc 2.
Control code
ocn837645866
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Full screen.
Extent
4 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598039313
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
523.1 L6262 ; XX-D ; SA ; 4DVD/1PM/1AW ; D04 ; S-7709 bag ; LAP ; V1306TC1.
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1898
  • ID1898A-01
  • PD1898A
  • PB1898A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 837645866
  • (Sirsi) 837645866
  • (OCoLC)837645866
System details
DVD ; full screen
Video recording format
DVD

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